An d Teddy worried lots about, The fact that he was rather stout. He thought: If only I were thin! But how does anyone begin?Here we offer a 708-page large-format British binding of "Punch Magazine, " encompassing the year of 1924, from January through June, notable for the true first appearance of. The Winnie the Pooh character that the iconic series would become known by ("Teddy Bear" here,) by A. Milne and illustrated with the classic sketches by his illustrator, E. This is an amazing, wonderful book, full of period cartoon, sketches, articles, and columns. Eatures 10 full-page features by Milne and Shepard, which would later become the When We Were Young book; in addition to other Milne and Shepard items that are not collaborative.
Very large volume, measuring approximately 11 x 9-inches. The binding is notably signed by Atelier Bindery for Charles Scribner's Sons. Comes with a facsimile of the illustrated leaflet inserted into the original "Winnie the Pooh" book advertising Milne's works. 3/4 leather and marbled boards have minor wear and scratches (please see pics;) intact, uninscribed marbled endpapers; very bright and crisp text and illustrations.
Binding is very tight and square. This very special book will make a wonderful addition to your collection or a very special and thoughtful gift. Have you seen all the amazing first and rare editions of iconic books we offer? -- other auctions of classic antiquarian literature and special gifts!
Thank you for your interest! The item "Rare Winnie-the-Pooh, 1924 Rare First Appearance, First Edition, A. Milne" is in sale since Monday, September 23, 2019. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "iconic-books" and is located in Bronx, New York.This item can be shipped worldwide.